Wine stores allowed to operate

Sunday, 19 April 2020

Wine stores possessing authorized licences by the Department of Excise have been permitted to sell liquor during non- curfew hours.

The Spokesman to the Excise Department, Deputy Excise Commissioner Kapila Kumarasinghe said wine stores will be permitted to sell liquor only in areas where the islandwide Police curfew for COVID-19 has been relaxed